Mckay Elementary School



Mckay Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Mckay Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 100
K 80
1 98
2 86
3 110
4 82
5 60
6 75
7 53
8 59
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Mckay Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Chicago, IL in the City of Chicago School District 299. It enrolls 803 students in grades 1st through 12th. Mckay Elementary School is the 134th largest public school in Illinois and the 4,324th largest nationally. It has 18.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 803
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 43.93
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 4,324th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 134th out of 2,428
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,924th out of 2,415
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 196th out of 2,415

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Mckay Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 409
(51%)
145,297
(49%)
 Male 394
(49%)
148,447
(51%)

Mckay Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 660
(82%)
113,125
(39%)
 Hispanic 134
(17%)
136,960
(47%)
 White 5
(1%)
28,538
(10%)
 Two or More 2
(0%)
3,538
(1%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
641
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
10,422
(4%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
520
(0%)

Mckay Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 776
(97%)
247,049
(84%)
 Not Eligible 27
(3%)
46,387
(16%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
308
(0%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,421 ranked schools in Illinois, Mckay Elementary School is ranked 76th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Mckay Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (96.6%) is significantly higher than the state average of 52.9%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Mckay Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1553
2006 1398
2007 1241
2008 1081
2009 1037
2010 971
2011 886
2012 798
2013 868
2014 845
2015 803

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 20.5
2006 23.7
2007 21.8
2008 19.1
2009 19.6
2010 20.7
2011 19.3
2012 15.4
2013 20
2014 19.2
2015 18.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.85705086928525
2006 1.0085836909871
2007 1.0032232070911
2008 0.93524514338575
2009 0.95178399228544
2010 0.98352214212152
2011 0.9627539503386
2012 0.95363408521303
2013 0.99193548387097
2014 0.9810650887574
2015 0.96637608966376

Compare Mckay Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,493.2% 14.9:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,830.0% 18.3:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 52.9%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 96.6%
 

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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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